Food Development Technologist - Various Levels
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Our client is one of the UK's leading producers of high quality fresh prepared foods, supplying major retailers with an innovative range of products. They are looking for talented individuals to join our successful team. They manufacture ready meals, soups and sauces to order fresh every day.
They are currently looking to recruit Food development Technologists at both junior and senior levels.
The successful applicants will be required to innovate and develop quality products focused on exceeding the expectations of the customer to agreed time scales.
Main responsibilities will include:
Innovate new products and processes to maintain and grow a creative catalogue of products for our customers.
Develops new products to deliver the required margin for our customers and the business.
Understand the wants and needs of both internal and external customers.
Present facts and ideas clearly and accurately to customers in a supporting role.
Overall awareness of comparative products from all major retailers.
Plans, organises and controls resources to deliver concepts to an agreed quality and timescale.
Monitors product quality of new and existing products for the customers that they are responsible for.
Manages direct reports to achieve personal development and meet role requirements.
To be successful in the role you will have some or all of the following :
Previous experience in a Development/Process Technologist type role.
Demonstrate a sound grounding in both process and concept work.
Passionate about food and inquisitive to learn more.
An appetite to deliver highest quality products.
Confident communicator with the potential to effectively manage people
Proven track record in delivering results through teamwork
Higher education in a food related subject or Chef training.
Yorkshire and Humberside